A national impeachment puzzle: fair? due process? with John Yoo. @HooverInst


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The House Doesn't Have to Be 'Fair' in Its Probe, but It Should Give Trump Due Process. by John Yoo via The Washington Post
| Even as they rush headlong into their unavoidable constitutional crash, President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) may yet agree on the procedures for the impeachment inquiry. Contrary to Trump’s claims, the Constitution does not require the House to be “fair” in its probe. But House leaders should still furnish the president with due process, because the Senate will not hold a serious trial that can reveal the truth.

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